Duquesne University Small Business Development Center

Consultation Services

Finding Capital

If you already own a business or are just starting out, Duquesne University Small Business Development Center can…

  • Guide you through the process of writing a business plan and preparing financial projections
  • Connect you with potential lenders
Our consultants are experts at helping you strategically move your business forward.

Duquesne University SBDC consultants work with existing businesses to develop a plan and explore strategies for growth.

  • Preparing Loan Packages
  • Expanding Marketing Efforts
  • Developing New Domestic Markets
  • Exploring International Markets
  • Commercializing New Technologie
  • Selling to Government Agencies

Training Services

To Start or Grow Your Business

The Duquesne University SBDC offers a “First Step: Business Start-up Essentials” monthly at Duquesne University and our outreach areas of Beaver, Butler and Lawrence counties. Once you have attended the workshop, you have the opportunity to meet with one of our experienced consultants. 

Sharpen Business Skills

The Duquesne University Small Business Development Center offers workshops on the following topics:

  • Starting a Business
  • Sales
  • Social Media
  • QuickBooks
  • Exit Planning
  • Export Basics
  • & More! 

Here is a complete list. 

Duquesne Union
Duquesne Union
Duquesne University
Duquesne University
EGNC 2019
EGNC 2019
Forbes Ave
Forbes Ave
Hennemuth Groundbreaking
Hennemuth Groundbreaking
Sing Sing Grand Opening
Sing Sing Grand Opening
The Colombian Spot Grand Opening
The Colombian Spot Grand Opening
Winter at Duquesne University
Winter at Duquesne University

Interested in Our Events?

The Duquesne University SBDC offers a variety of events to help you start, grow, and exit your business . We have a full calander of events as well!